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The nationality of Carol is often very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Carol may be difficult to determine based on whether the surname originated organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that are based on a craft, which can come into being in multiple regions independently (such as the last name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").

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The meaning of Carol come may come from a craft, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these profession-based last names might be a profession in a different language. For this reason it is important to research the country of origin of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Carol originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these family names are shortened versions of a religious sentiment such as "Grace of God".

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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Carol were transcribed based on how they sounded when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Carol. Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Carol surname are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Last names like Carol change in their spelling as they travel across villages, family unions, and countries across time.

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